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David Johnson, Ph.D.
Program Director, Molecular Carcinogenesis Graduate Program




Ellen Richie, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Director for Education, Science Park

Becky Brooks
Program Coordinator, Molecular Carcinogenesis Graduate Program
Tel: 512-237-9424


Karen Weinberg
Assistant Director for Admissions
Tel: 713-500-9873

Stephanie Watowich
Dean for Admissions

Tel: 713-563-3262


Contact a Current Student

Are you a prospective graduate student? Would you like to contact a current Molecular Carcinogenesis graduate student to ask questions about the program, research and/or living in Central Texas? Feel free to contact any of the current students below.

Matthew Yousefzadeh
Originally from Charleston, SC
B.S. College of Charleston, Charleston, SC
M.S. Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Research Interests: DNA repair, role of DNA polymerase theta in DNA damage processing

Andria Schibler
Originally from Springfield, OH
B.S. in Biology, Suffolk University, Boston, MA
Research Interests: Epigenetic mechanisms in yeast


Alexsandra Espejo
Originally from Chile
B.S. in Marine Biology, University of Concepcion, Chile
Research Interests: Regulation of protein arginine methyltransferase PRMT5 by post-translational modifications, protein-protein interactions, epigenetics

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